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“A welcoming, gentle excursion into interesting mathematical ideas…. Highly recommended.”

- Choice: Current Reviews for Academic Libraries

“Beginners who have little math background but who are curious about math will find this an accessible introduction geared to non-math lay readers.”

- The Bookwatch Midwest Book Review

“A valuable tool in one’s learning arsenal.”

- San Francisco Book Review

“It is a noble effort to help the math-challenged and it succeeds…. [Pask] takes the reader on a trip into the world of mathematics, explaining how it is used in science and elsewhere in ways that makes it a very entertaining and enlightening experience.”

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Paperback

Published by Prometheus Books

Nov 30, 2011
| 380 Pages
| 7 x 10
| ISBN 9781616144210